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Funding announced for training housing support workers


The Scottish Government is providing £900,000 during 2019/20 to contribute to the costs of training housing support workers... Read More

Impact of UK welfare policies in Scotland


The Scottish Affairs Committee has launched an inquiry, examining the impact of UK welfare policies in Scotland, such... Read More

Homelessness – a focus on rehousing


So far 66 people have been provided accommodation through the Housing First pathfinder projects in 6 areas in... Read More
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Housing First Dundee finds that Better Futures is key tool


Dundee City Council is one of five Scottish pathfinder local authorities for the Housing First model and aims... Read More

Homelessness event briefing


The HSEU jointly delivered a homelessness event on 11th March with Cosla and the Simon Community entitled The... Read More
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Supported housing and the new Private Residential Tenancy


The Scottish Government wish to find out if charitable organisations providing supported accommodation in the private rented sector... Read More
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Inquiry into social security support for housing


The Scottish Parliament’s Social Security Committee has launched an inquiry into Social Security Support for Housing ie the... Read More

Extending Free Personal Care


Legislation was put in place in June 2018 to enable any adult who is eligible for personal care... Read More

Climate change and social care – research project


On behalf of ClimateXChange, Aether, Glasgow Caledonian University and Durham University are currently undertaking research into climate change... Read More

Tackling Social Isolation


The Scottish Government launched A Connected Scotland: our strategy for tackling social isolation and loneliness and building stronger social... Read More